PUERTO PLATA, Dominican Republic (Jan. 22, 2010) Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club (LHVC), located in Puerto Plata on the North Coast of the Dominican Republic, is ramping up for 2010 to be another successful year where affordable luxury is still in vogue. The company experienced steady growth in membership numbers, occupancies and kept on track with new construction, new services and amenities in 2009. LHVC will continue growth and development in 2010 with the opening of another gourmet restaurant, a unique new suite product and a growing partnership agreement with Spain-based Globalia Corporation, a leading travel and leisure conglomerate.
“We had a very healthy and exciting 2009 and accomplished a lot on behalf of our members,” said Hans Larcher, Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club Managing Director. “We are excited about another year ahead with new services and amenities, and several new accommodations products for our members.”
In 2009, LHVC broke ground for Phase I of its Costa Esmeralda by Lifestyle product in the peninsula area of Confresi Beach to feature 130 penthouse suites; announced The Level by Lifestyle, a new one, two and three story stand alone villas development with 39 five, six and seven bedrooms on the East side of the resort; announced the new Contemporary Suites & Villas by Lifestyle to feature 55 two-bedroom suites and two and three-bedroom villas; and opened the new Presidential Suites by Lifestyle, which opened in December 2009, in partnership with Globalia Corporation, featuring 36 luxury one and two bedroom suites with their own restaurant, spa, swimming pool with waterfall, tennis courts and access to all resort amenities and services.
Also in 2009, LHVC launched its Real Estate Division for full ownership, and deeded homes and opened The Lifestyle Tower, four-story member services and sales building, encompassing offices for 185 employees, an exclusive V.I.P. services area, new gourmet restaurant and lounge, and a heliport used to shuttle high level members back and forth to the airport in comfort. In 2010, LHVC will be announcing a French Fusion concept restaurant for the Presidential Suites area of the resort, a new suites concept called Executive Spa Suites, another private V.I.P. beach area for members only and several new member resort sites in the Dominican Republic, in partnership with Globalia Corporation.
“These endeavors strengthen our mission to become the provider of the largest and most diverse array of products and experiences in the Dominican Republic. We truly have a member product to fit the needs of all travelers,” added Larcher.
“LHVC concentrates on creating a high-quality product with outstanding service, making it an affordable luxury for our members. Service is the cornerstone of the Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club, and it is infused in every aspect of the resort from dining, accommodations and service to transportation and amenities.”
The Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort encompasses five distinct products: The Tropical, The Crown Suites, The Crown Villas, The Residence Suites and the new Presidential Suites. From hotel accommodations to stand alone villas, all guests have access to five swimming pools, nightly entertainment, spa, beach, tennis and more. Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club V.I.P. Members have access to “members only” facilities such as restaurants, bars, swimming pools, exclusive beach areas, as well as golf carts, limousine transfers and helicopter tours.
Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club members, guests and their families have a wide variety of activities available to them in the Dominican Republic’s North Coast. Next door is the Ocean World Adventure Park with its daily animal and aquatic shows plus its signature night-time Las Vegas style show, Bravissimo. Other area activities include a cable car ride to the peak of Mount Isabella de Torres, white water rafting, horseback riding, deep sea fishing, boating, snorkeling, monster truck safaris and city tours of Puerto Plata, named as one of the 53 best destinations in the world by The New York Times. For more Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club information, go to www.lifestyleholidaysvc.com or call (809) 970-7777.
For Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club
Kathy Hernandez & Associates
Kathy Hernandez, 407-381-0428
SOURCE: Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club